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What does Assa mean?

Assa Pronunciation of Assa [as-sa] as a girls' name is of Old Norse derivation, and the name Assa means "beautiful goddess". Assa is a variant form of Astrid (Old Norse): Scandinavian name.

Associated with: norse, beautiful, goddess.


Assa has 1 variant: Assi.

4 more alternative forms via Astrid: Asta, Astra, Astri and Atti.

Creative forms:
(female) Alsa, Arsa, ..

(male) Asau, Asi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Assa Kylie (A.K.), ..

How popular is Assa?

Assa is an unusual first name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#107038 out of 150436, Top 71%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Astrid (#890 from current records) is the only popular variation form of Assa (not in Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Assi, are seldom used. Adoption of this form of Assa was at its highest in 2015. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Astrid in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Astrid outside U.S.

Similar Names

Assa is alike in pronunciation to Aisiah, Asa, Asiah, Asya, Asyah, Ayeesa, Ayeisa, Ayisa, Ayisah, Aza, Azia, Essie, Essy, Isa, Issie and Issy. Other recommended names are Abia, Aesha, Afua, Agna, Aila, Aisha, Aisia, Aja, Ajua, Alda, Alia, Alisa, Alva, Alysa, Alyssa, Ama, Amissa, Amya, Ana, Anissa, Anja, Anna, Anya, Arda, Aria, Arna, Arya, Arza, Ase, Asha, Ashah, Ashia, Ashla, Asia, Asima, Asma, Atha, Ava, Aya, Ayla, Aysha, Ayva, Azha, Azusa, Dusa, Gisa, Jessa, Lisa, Lusa, Nessa, Nyssa, Orsa, Orssa, Rosa, Rysa, Sasa, Tessa, Tossa and Ursa. These names tend to be more commonly used than Assa.

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